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Smoking up in Turkey

Although Turkey’s smoking incidence has risen as the country has brought in waves of anti-tobacco initiatives; the authorities are reacting by offering, not reflection, but more of the same.Read More

Turkey steps up campaign

Turkey is attacking smokers from all sides while continuing to grow and export tobacco, to produce and sell tobacco products and, of course, to collect increased tobacco taxes. Read More

Picturesque questions

The case of İbrahim A. poses several questions about graphic warnings. Who, for instance, was the man pictured and was he suffering from a smoke-related or an air-related disease?Read More

Considering plain packs

In declaring that the state should protect its citizens against tobacco as it does against crimes such as theft, the President of Turkey seems to have ignored the fact that tobacco use is legal.Read More